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by McCall, Nathan, author
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Examining the complexities of the problems of black youths from an insider's perspective, an African-American journalist recalls his own troubled childhood, his rehabilitation while in prison, and his successful Washington Post career. Reprint. 150,000 first printing. The author remembers his journey from a working class African American neighborhood to prison to a prestigious position on the Washington Post
Topics: Modern fiction, Journalists, Biography & Autobiography, Biography / Autobiography, United...
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by Strauss, Neil; Mötley Crüe (Musical group); Mick Mars; Nikki Sixx; Neil Strauss
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Tommy Lee ; Mick Mars ; Vince Neil ; Nikki Sixx
Topics: Biography: film, television & music, Rock & pop, Rock musicians, Composers & Musicians...
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by Chernow, Ron. author
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 737-749) and index
Topics: Philanthropists, Historical - U.S., Biography/Autobiography, Biography & Autobiography,...
The author describes the threats and emotional abuse she endured from white student and adults along with her fears of endangering her family as she commited to being one of the first African American students to integrate Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas in 1957
Topics: Biography & Autobiography - Cultural Heritage, Biography & Autobiography - Historical,...
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by Joffo, Joseph
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Translation of Un sac de billes
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Topics: Childhood Memoir, Historical - Holocaust, Biography / Autobiography, Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
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by Rommel, Erwin, 1891-1944
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This ed. originally published: 1990
Topics: European history: Second World War, Military tactics, Military - World War II, History, Biography /...
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Topics: Biography: general, Murder, California, True Crime / Espionage, Biography/Autobiography, Murderers,...
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Includes index
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Topics: Business & Management, Food manufacturing & related industries, Starbucks Coffee Company,...
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by Gholson, Alfred Bilbo
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Topics: Social Science, General, Biography/Autobiography, Biography & Autobiography, Biography /...
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Two journalists from the news magazine Stern, Kai Herrmann and Horst Rieck, met Christiane in 1978 in Berlin when she was a witness in a trial against a man who paid underaged girls with heroin in return for sex. The journalists wanted to disclose the drug problem among teenagers in Berlin, which was severe but also surrounded by strong taboos. They arranged a two-hour interview with Christiane. The two hours ended up being two months, where Christiane provided an in-depth description of a life...
Topics: Prostitution, Non-Classifiable, Nonfiction - General, Biography/Autobiography, Drug abuse, Berlin...
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by Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945, author
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xxi, 694 pages ; 21 cm
Topics: General, Biography / Autobiography, Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945, Nationalsozialistische Deutsche...
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by Sasson, Jean P
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Previous ed. 1999
Topics: Biography: royalty, Women's studies, Saudi Arabia, Biography/Autobiography, Sultana, 1956-,...
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by Iwasaki, Mineko, 1949-; Ouchi, Rande Brown
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Includes readers club guide
Topics: General, Biography/Autobiography, Biography & Autobiography, Biography / Autobiography, Women,...
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by Kidder, Tracy
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [305]-317)
Topics: Missionaries, Medical, Medical - Physicians, Biography/Autobiography, Biography &...
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by Iceberg Slim, 1918-1992, author
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xii, 302 pages ; 21 cm
Topics: Illinois -- Chicago, Iceberg Slim, 1918-1992, African Americans -- Illinois -- Chicago --...
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by Stanley Tookie Williams
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Topics: History - General History, Biography & Autobiography, Biography/Autobiography, General,...
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by Marco Pierre White
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Topics: Biography And Autobiography, Biography & Autobiography, Biography / Autobiography,...
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by Mango, Andrew
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 623-633) and index
Topics: Historical - General, Biography & Autobiography, Biography / Autobiography, Middle East -...
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 753-867) and index
Topics: Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919, Taft, William H. (William Howard), 1857-1930, Republican Party...
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by Buell, Bebe; Bockris, Victor, 1949-
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From the Victor Bockris Archive
Topics: Biography: film, television & music, Rock & pop, Biography & Autobiography, Biography /...
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by McCourt, Frank
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"A Touchstone book."
Topics: Biography & Autobiography, British & Irish history, Population & demography, Social...
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by Collins, Michael, 1930-
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Originally published: New York : Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 1974
Topics: Astronautics, Biography: general, Space travel & exploration, Scientists - General, Biography /...
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by Wilkerson, David, 1931-2011; Sherrill, John L; Sherrill, Elizabeth
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"A Jove/HBJ book."
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Topics: United States, Church work with juvenile delinquents, Biography / Autobiography,...
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by Levi, Primo; Levi, Primo. Tregua. English
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Translation of: Se questo è un uomo and La tregua
Topics: Biography: general, European history: Second World War, The Holocaust, Europe,...
Topics: Mexico, Spanish: Adult Nonfiction, Child sexual abuse, Biography And Autobiography, Women,...
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Copy 3 is an ordered replacement for copy 1 and 2 which are missing from the shelf
Topics: Black studies, Human rights, United States - 20th Century/60s, Religion, Black nationalism,...
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by Crumb, R; Poplaski, Peter
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Title on compact disc: R. Crumb's music sampler
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Topics: Cartoons & comic strips, Illustration, Graphic Novels, Art, General, Graphic Novels - General,...
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by Shostak, Marjorie, 1945-1996; Nisa
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Social & cultural anthropology, Women, Ethnic Cultures - General, Social Science, Biography /...
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by Phil Lesh
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Topics: Rock Music, Biography & Autobiography, Biography / Autobiography, Biography/Autobiography,...
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A Jewish pianist's real-life account of survival in World War II Warsaw
Topics: Composers & Musicians - Classical Instrumentalists, Historical - Holocaust, Holocaust,...
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 465-470) and index
Topics: Biography & Autobiography, Biography / Autobiography, Biography/Autobiography, Military,...
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by Thompson, Gare; Harrison, Nancy, 1963-
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Who was Helen Keller? -- Early years -- Dark years -- Helen teaches herself -- A ray of hope -- Annie Sullivan arrives -- Years at Perkins -- Years in New York -- Cambridge years -- College years -- All grown up
Topics: Juvenile Easy Readers, Juvenile Nonfiction, Children's 9-12 - Biography / Autobiography, Children:...
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by Li, Zhisui, 1919- author; Dai, Hongchao, 1929- translator; Thurston, Anne F., editor; Nathan, Andrew J. (Andrew James), writer of foreword
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 639-649) and index
Topics: Historical - General, Trees & Forests - General, China, Biography & Autobiography,...
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by Bergman, Ingmar, 1918-2007
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Filmography: pages 385-439
Topics: Motion picture producers and d, Entertainment & Performing Arts - Movie Directors, Biography /...
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by Ackroyd, Peter, 1949-
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Originally published: London: Chatto & Windus, 2005
Topics: Biography: general, Shakespeare studies & criticism, Literary, Biography & Autobiography /...
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by Beck, Robert, 1918-1992
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Autobiographical
Topics: Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - General, Literary, People of Color, Biography,...
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by Gus Russo
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Topics: Organized Crime, Lawyers, California, Biography & Autobiography, True Crime / Espionage, United...
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by Kraft, Christopher C
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Includes index
Topics: History, United States, Biography / Autobiography, Astrophysics & Space Science, Biography...
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Veterinary Medicine (General), Biography & Autobiography, Biography / Autobiography,...
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by Hodges, Andrew
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Military - World War II, Turing, Alan Mathison,, Great Britain, Biography / Autobiography,...
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by Runyon, Brent, author
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Topics: Social Issues - Suicide, Teenage boys, Children's Books/Young Adult Biography, Biography And...
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by Gordon, Kim, 1953- author
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Kim Gordon, founding member of Sonic Youth, fashion icon, and role model for a generation of women, now tells her story -- a memoir of life as an artist, of music, marriage, motherhood, independence, and as one of the first women of rock and roll. Gordon tells the story of her family, growing up in California in the '60s and '70s, her life in visual art, her move to New York City, the men in her life, her marriage, her relationship with her daughter, her music, and her band. She takes us back...
Topics: Gordon, Kim, 1953-, Gordon, Kim, 1953-, Gordon, Kim 1953-, Sonic Youth (Musical group), Sonic Youth...
Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Mathematical Geography, Biography & Autobiography, Biography / Autobiography,...
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by Kazantzakis, Nikos, 1883-1957
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"A Touchstone book."
Topics: General, Biography & Autobiography / General, Fiction, Literature - Classics / Criticism
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by Oufkir, Malika, 1953-; Fitoussi, Michèle
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1: Allée des princesses -- My beloved mother -- The king's palace 1958-1969 -- The Oufkir House 1969-1972 -- 2: Twenty years in prison -- A year in the desert 25 December 1972-8 November 1973 -- The walls of Tamattaght 8 November 1973-26 February 1977 -- Bir-Jdid prison 26 February 1977-19 April 1987 -- Escaped prisoners 19 April-24 April 1987 -- Marrakesh 1 July 1987-19 February 1991 -- A strange kind of freedom
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Topics: Oufkir, Malika,, Women political prisoners, Literary, Biography & Autobiography, Biography /...
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by Carson, Ben
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224 pages, [8] pages of plates : 18 cm
Topics: Medical - Physicians, People of Color, Biography / Autobiography, Carson, Ben, Neurosurgeons --...
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by Masuda, Sayo, 1925-
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [183]-[186])
Topics: Biography: general, Women's studies, Biography & Autobiography, Biography / Autobiography,...
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The missing part of the puzzle revealed -- The man who faked madness -- Psychopaths dream in black-and-white -- The psychopath test -- Toto -- Night of the living dead -- The right sort of madness -- The madness of David Shayler -- Aiming a bit high -- The avoidable death of Rebecca Riley -- Good luck
Topics: Psychopaths, SOCIAL SCIENCE, PSYCHOLOGY, BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
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by Wolfe, Tom
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The angels -- The right stuff -- Yeager -- The lab rat -- In single combat -- On the balcony -- The Cape -- The thrones -- The vote -- Righteous prayer -- The unscrewable pooch -- The tears -- The operational stuff -- The club -- The high desert
Topics: Science, Biography/Autobiography, Biography & Autobiography, United States, History, Military,...
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by Watkinson, Mike; Anderson, Pete
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Discography: pages 182-192
Topics: Biography: film, television & music, Rock & pop, c 1960 to c 1970, Biography &...
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by Moitessier, Bernard
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Originally published: London : Coles, 1974
Topics: General, Travel writing, Biography / Autobiography, Voyages and travels, Yachts, Yachting, Voyages...
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Originally published: Scribner, 2001
Topics: Biography: general, TRAVEL & HOLIDAY, Wild animals, Biography / Autobiography, Apes &...
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by Feynman, Richard P. (Richard Phillips), 1918-1988; Leighton, Ralph
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Includes index
Topics: Space vehicle accidents, Science, General, Biography / Autobiography, Science/Mathematics, United...
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by Sheila Weller
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Topics: Biography: general, Crime & criminology, Homicide, Infamous Crimes And Criminals, Biography /...
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by Faith Evans
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Topics: Entertainment & Performing Arts - General, Biography & Autobiography / Entertainment &...
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Mode of access: Internet
Topics: History and criticism, Literary Collections, Books and reading, Baghdad, Literature: Classics,...
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Includes index
Topics: Aerospace & air transport industries, Biography: general, Military, Business, History,...
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Topics: Biography & Autobiography, General, Biography / Autobiography, Wigglesworth, Smith, 1859-1947
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Berrett Koehler, business, Perkins, John, 1945-, United States. National Security Agency, Chas. T....
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by Joe Nick Patoski
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Topics: Biography: film, television & music, Folk music, Popular Music, Biography / Autobiography,...
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by McCourt, Frank
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Originally published: London : HarperCollins, 1996
Topics: Biography: general, Biography/Autobiography, Ireland, USA, Childhood and youth, McCourt, Frank,...
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by Donaldson, Norman; Donaldson, Betty, -1988
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Vol. 3 by Norman Donaldson
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Topics: Death, Grief, Bereavement, Reference, General Biographical Works, Biography / Autobiography,...
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 173-175) and index
Topics: Biography: general, Christianity, Influence, Biography/Autobiography, Biography &...
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by Norman, Philip, 1943-
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Includes index
Topics: General, Rock, Music / General, Music, Biography / Autobiography, Beatles, Rock groups, Rock...
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by Herriot, James
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Topics: Veterinary Medicine - General, Nature/Ecology, Essays, Biography / Autobiography, Yorkshire,...
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by Martin Lings
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Topics: Middle East - General, Biography & Autobiography, Religion - World Religions,...
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by Pamela Des Barres
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Topics: Rock Music, Sex Relations, Biography & Autobiography, Music/Songbooks, Biography/Autobiography,...
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by Diane Dimond
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Topics: Los Angeles, Trials (Child sexual abuse), Infamous Crimes And Criminals, Popular Music, True Crime,...
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by Vallée, Brian
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Topics: General, True Crime / General, Nonfiction - True Crime / Espionage, Abused wives, Biography, Case...
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Bride of Pendorric -- The shadow of the lynx -- King of the castle -- Mistrsess of Mellyn
Topics: Biography: general, Sale Books, Biography/Autobiography, Blessing and cursing, Country life,...
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Includes discography (pages 248-273) and index
Topics: Biography: film, television & music, Composers & musicians, Rock & pop, Prince, Genres...
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by Dean Karnazes
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Topics: Runners (Sports), Running races, Karnazes, Dean,, Running, United States, Biography &...
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by Caroline Weber
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Topics: Historical - General, Marie Antoinette,, Fashion, Clothing, Royalty, History, Biography /...
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by Peltier, Leonard; Arden, Harvey
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A prisoner for over twenty years, Peltier reflects on his childhood, his years with the American Indian Movement (AIM), the events at Oglala, and the infamous trial that followed
Topics: People of Color, Ethnic Cultures - Native Americans, Biography & Autobiography, Biography /...
The former girlfriend of rap star Nas and mother of his daughter discusses their relationship, her part in his famous feud with rival rapper Jay-Z, and her struggle to maintain independence and find love as a single mother in the projects
Topics: Genres & Styles - Rap & Hip Hop, Rap (Music), Biography & Autobiography, Biography /...